- Born Oct-Dec 1877 at Oldham.
- Married 29 August 1907 at St Thomas Werneth to Emily Sempers, daughter of William Sempers.
- Died 13 January 1959
The second son of Alfred Simister, shuttle maker (employing 6 men and 2 boys), Ernest Simister was born at Oldham in 1878 and trained as an architect. About 1912 he joined in partnership under the style of Taylor and Simister with Thomas Taylor and John Alexander Chisholme Taylor. This partnership was dissolved in 1937 after which Ernest Simister practised alone.
1913 Taylor and Simister, Queen Street, Oldham,
1937 Taylor and Simister Halifax Chambers Yorkshire Street Oldham
1937 Ernest Simister, York Chambers, 40 Yorkshire Street, Oldham, telephone MAIn 4324
1881 177 Manchester Street Oldham
1901 Werneth Hall Road, Oldham
1959 76 Windsor Road, Oldham (probate)
Reference The London Gazette , 14 December,1937 page 7881
Reference Manchester Guardian 6 December 1937 page 1
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